After the Paris attacks, pressure to deploy US troops against the Islamic State intensified. But President Obama says that the problem can only be solved by local populations.
Washington — The Paris attacks have triggered a fresh round of calls for sending American ground troops into Syria to root out a terrorist organization that has now demonstrated with deadly clarity that it intends to strike targets around the world, including in the West.
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